Exercise training increases myocardial perfusion in residual viable myocardium within infarct zone.


PURPOSE To study the effect of exercise training on the myocardial perfusion in the postinfarct myocardium. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty-nine patients with stable chronic myocardial infarction were randomly assigned to either a training group (N = 17) or a control group (N = 12). The training group received a 3-month exercise program. Cardiovascular MR… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jmri.22597


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